History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

ARTH 660: Museum Studies

ARTH 660-001: Collectors and Collecting
(Spring 2017)

Section Information for Spring 2017

ARTH 660 001 is restricted to admitted students in history of decorative arts. All others should contact arthistorygrad@gmu.edu for permission to enroll. This section meets at the Smithsonian Ripley Center 3031.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores the role of museums, through presentations by key museum personnel and discussion of required readings. Administrators, curators, conservators, educators, editors, among others, work with students to expand their knowledge of how museums function.


May be repeated for credit when topic is different.

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